Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Selected Archive

During his career, Karsh held 15,312 sittings and produced more than 370,000 negatives. This Selected Archive contains a fraction of photographs from his body of work. As you type, the search bar below returns subjects’ names from this Selected Archive only. You can search the entire database in the Sittings section.


Selected Archive by Name

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  • Berenice Abbott

    Berenice Abbott

  • George Abbott

    George Abbott

  • Ansel Adams

    Ansel Adams

  • Konrad Adenauer

    Konrad Adenauer

  • Josef Albers

    Josef Albers

  • Viscount Alexander

    Viscount Alexander

  • Muhammad Ali

    Muhammad Ali

  • Dr. Walter Alvarez

    Dr. Walter Alvarez

  • Marian Anderson

    Marian Anderson

  • Antique Shop

    Antique Shop

  • Apollo 11

    Apollo 11

  • Elizabeth Arden

    Elizabeth Arden

  • Atlas Steel

    Atlas Steel

  • Clement Attlee

    Clement Attlee

  • W. H. Auden

    W. H. Auden

  • Lauren Bacall

    Lauren Bacall

  • Joan Baez

    Joan Baez

  • Samuel Barber

    Samuel Barber

  • Brigitte Bardot

    Brigitte Bardot

  • Christiaan Barnard

    Christiaan Barnard

  • Lord Beaverbrook

    Lord Beaverbrook

  • Sir Thomas Beecham

    Sir Thomas Beecham

  • Archibald Belaney (Grey Owl)

    Archibald Belaney (Grey Owl)

  • Ingrid Bergman

    Ingrid Bergman

  • Leonard Bernstein

    Leonard Bernstein

  • Benazir Bhutto

    Benazir Bhutto

  • Zulfikar Ali Bhutto

    Zulfikar Ali Bhutto

  • Dr. Alfred Blalock

    Dr. Alfred Blalock

  • Humphrey Bogart

    Humphrey Bogart

  • Georges Braque

    Georges Braque

  • Justice William Brennan

    Justice William Brennan

  • Leonid Brezhnev

    Leonid Brezhnev

  • Benjamin Britten

    Benjamin Britten

  • Chief Buthelezi

    Chief Buthelezi

  • Alexander Calder

    Alexander Calder

  • Calgary Stampede

    Calgary Stampede

  • Albert Camus

    Albert Camus

  • Douglas Cardinal

    Douglas Cardinal

  • Leslie Caron

    Leslie Caron

  • President James Carter

    President James Carter

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